Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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alfr (noun m.)

ONP (prose citations):16727565
SkP: 29127911 (prose):1341392394

forms: alfs, alfr, alfa, alf, alfs, alfi, ôlfr, Álf, Álfi dat m sg, Álfs gen m sg, Álfur nom m sg, álfur, a=lfr, Alf, Ôlfr, Alfr, álfr, álfar, álf, álfi, álfs, Álfr, alfom, alfar, álfar, alfar, ǫlf, álfi

Anon Hsv 82VII l. 4 [variant]: álfs ‘’
Anon Mdr 17VII l. 6: alfr ‘fully’
Bragi Rdr 4III l. 2: alfs ‘of the elf’
Bragi Rdr 11III l. 8: alfs ‘elf’
Eil Þdr 21III l. 3: alfi ‘vigorously’
Eil Þdr 21III l. 4: alf ‘of the elf’
Eskál Vell 26I l. 4: alfs ‘elf’
Eyv Hál 11I l. 9: alfr ‘elf’
Eyv Lv 9I l. 5: alf ‘the’
Oddi Lv 1II l. 3: alfr ‘The elf’
RvHbreiðm Hl 29III l. 6: alfs ‘elf’
Sigv Austv 5I l. 7: alfa ‘a sacrifice’
Sigv Lv 30I l. 2: Alf ‘Álf’
SnSt Ht 75III l. 8: álfr ‘elf’
Sturl Hákkv 10II l. 9: álfr ‘elf’
Sturl Hákkv 17II l. 5: álfr ‘elf’
Sturl Hryn 20II l. 4: álfr ‘elf’
Þjóð Yt 11I l. 2: Ôlfr ‘Álfr’
Þjóð Yt 22I l. 11: alfs ‘elf’
Þjóð Yt 22I l. 11 [variant]: alfr ‘’
Busla Busl 8VIII (Bós 8) l. 1: álfar ‘elves’
ǪrvOdd Lv 13VIII (Ǫrv 46) l. 6: Álfr ‘Álfr’
ǪrvOdd Lv 29VIII (Ǫrv 65) l. 4: Álf ‘Álfr’
Hjálm Lv 15VIII (Ǫrv 25) l. 3: Álfr ‘Álfr’
Anon Brúðv 6VII l. 4 [variant]: álfr ‘’
KrákÁsl Lv 11VIII (RagnSon 1) (Kráka/Áslaug) l. 8: álf ‘the elf’
Gyðja Lv 4VIII (Ǫrv 64) l. 4: Álf ‘Álfr’
Gyðja Lv 5VIII (Ǫrv 66) l. 7: Álfi ‘to Álfr’
Sturl Frag 1III l. 2: álfs ‘elf’
Þul Dverga 3III l. 7: Alfr ‘Álfr’

Anon Mdr 17VII, l. 6: alfrjávuð* ‘fully ripe’
Bragi Rdr 11III, l. 8: ráðalfs ‘of the control-elf’
Eil Þdr 21III, l. 4: alfheims ‘of the elf-world’
Eskál Vell 26I, l. 4: morðalfs ‘the battle-elf’
Eyv Hál 11I, l. 9: sverðalfr ‘the sword-elf’
Eyv Lv 9I, l. 5: alfrǫðull ‘the sun’
Oddi Lv 1II, l. 3: bandalfr ‘The elf {of the belt’
RvHbreiðm Hl 29III, l. 6: morðalfs ‘battle-elf’
Sigv Austv 5I, l. 7: alfablót ‘a sacrifice to the elves’
Sigv Lv 30I, l. 2: Alfhildr ‘Álfhildr’
SnSt Ht 75III, l. 8: rógálfr ‘strife-elf’
Sturl Hákkv 10II, l. 9: vígálfr ‘the battle-elf’
Sturl Hákkv 17II, l. 5: randálfr ‘the shield-elf’
Þjóð Yt 22I, l. 11: brynjalfs ‘of the mailcoat-elf’
Þjóð Yt 22I, l. 11: brynjalfr ‘{of the mailcoat’

indexed kennings:

index entries (as names):
• Álfr (Álfr, Alfr, a legendary Swedish king)
• Álfr (Álfr, Alfr, a legendary Swedish king)

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